ThingSpan Customized Training

2 days of scheduled on-site or remote training for users wishing to deploy ThingSpan in-house or on AWS or Azure.

ThingSpan Customized Training

This workshop is aimed at data scientists, data administrators, IT professionals and data-centric domain specialists wishing to deploy Objectivity ThingSpan in-house or on Azure. The exact content can be varied to suit your needs, e.g. to look at Spark Dataframes or MLlib.


  • 09:00-10:00 An overview of ThingSpan, the massively scalable graph analytics platform.
  • 10:00-11:00 Defining data types and connections.
  • 11:00-12:00 Creating and updating data and connections.
  • 12:00-1pm Lunch
  • 1-2pm Placement Management. - How ThingSpan uses the Placement Manager to optimize storage management for its distributed repository. [Hands on]
  • 2-5pm The DO declarative regular [SQL-like] and graph query language - standard queries. [Hands on]


  • 09:00-11am DO navigation and pathfinding queries. [Hands on]
  • 11:00-12:00 The ThingSpan REST API for dynamically updating the definitions of the metadata and data and for executing frequently used queries submitted by other Apps.
  • 12:00-1pm Lunch
  • 1-2pm Using the Java Unified Language Binding to handle dynamic schema changes, or
    Using Spark Dataframes with a ThingSpan distributed repository.
  • 2-4:45pm Hands-on practice with a Thing Span Sample.
  • 4:45-5pm Wrapup and Workshop Evaluation.

Please Note:

  1. The price is $1,550 per person plus authorized travel and subsistence expenses.
  2. For 10 or more trainees please contact Objectivity instead of placing an order here.
  3. Hands on use of ThingSpan on Azure or AWS also requires a separate Azure or AWS Market Place application licensing agreement. [See https://….. for details]]